Medicaid

healthcare

Trump Administration Will Let States Impose Work Requirements For Medicaid

More than 4 in 10 adults with Medicaid coverage already work full time, and most others either go to school, take care of a relative, or are too sick to work.
Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News
1.11.18
Meducation

Medicaid Leaves Many Hepatitis C Patients Behind

The price of treatment has dropped for everyone except the most vulnerable patients.
Sony Salzman
12.21.17
healthcare

Why Do People Hate Obamacare, Anyway?

It’s not just ideology; a lot of people don’t understand what the law does or how it works.
Julie Rovner
12.6.17
STDs

Trump Will Make Gonorrhea Great Again

Fucking over healthcare and promoting abstinence-only sex ed will only increase our record STD rates.
Sarika Chawla
11.20.17
healthcare

Trump's Tax Plan Will Make Us All Sick

Congress should roundly reject the President’s plan—the health of the nation depends on it.
Kunal Sindhu
11.9.17
healthcare

Maine’s Republican Governor Wants to Block Historic Medicaid Vote

Paul LePage has already vetoed five separate bills to expand the healthcare program.
Jesse Hicks
11.8.17
healthcare

Why Do We Have Health Insurance Companies Anyway?

Some doctors argue that their patients would fare better paying out of pocket.
Vishal Khetpal
10.13.17
the mess in texas

Texas Knows How to Fix Its Problem of Women Dying After Childbirth

They just won't do it.
Jason Silverstein
9.29.17
explainers

Exactly What Bernie Sanders’ Healthcare Bill Would Do

Your dummy’s guide to the clusterfuck that is healthcare right now.
Susan Rinkunas
9.14.17
Race

Black Women Are 3.5 Times More Likely to Die From Being Pregnant Than White Women

And Republicans' last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare would only make things worse.
Sarika Chawla
9.13.17
healthcare

For the Homeless, Housing Is Healthcare

And it's saving taxpayers' money.
Sony Salzman
8.23.17
War on the Poor

The GOP Is Waging an Unconstitutional War on the Poor

Drug tests and work requirements for food stamps and Medicaid are just the beginning.
Jason Silverstein
6.29.17